Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Sanford S. Elberg: Graduate Education and Microbiology at the University of California, Berkeley, 1930-1989

Interviewee(s):
Elberg, Sanford S.
Interviewer(s):
Lage, Ann
Title:
Sanford S. Elberg: Graduate Education and Microbiology at the University of California, Berkeley, 1930-1989
Abstract:
Family in San Francisco; undergraduate and graduate education, UC Berkeley, 1930-1938; K. F. Meyer, Hooper Foundation; professor of bacteriology and medical microbiology, 1941-1978; brucellosis research for U.S. Army, Camp Detrick MD, WWII; developing Rev-1 vaccine, work with World Health Organization; Department of Bacteriology and School of Public Health, UC Berkeley: graduate students, research work; Naval Biological Laboratory, 1935-1987; Committee on Building and Campus Development, 1953-1961; Dean of Graduate Division, 1961-1978: Free Speech Movement, Vietnam War protests, Graduate Minority Program, Graduate Representative Assembly, departmental reviews; Campus Research Office and research institutes; national and regional associations of graduate schools; retirement, UC Education Abroad, provost for professional schools, Graduate Theological Union, Faculty Club.
Subject area(s):
Science, Technology, and Health
Education, University of California
Interview date(s):
1989
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b10896655
Rights:
Elberg, Sanford S. "Sanford S. Elberg: Graduate Education and Microbiology at the University of California, Berkeley, 1930-1989." Interview by Ann Lage in 1989. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1990.